Youth and Sports Minister, Barr. Dalung Charges States to Invest 10% of Budget on Sports

MINISTER DALUNG CHARGED STATES TO INVEST 10% OF THEIR BUDGET IN SPORTS AS HOCKEY SUPER LEAGUE CLOSED The Federal Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung had charged that states in Nigeria should invest 10% of their budgetary allocations to sports, he made this known after the final encounter of the National Hockey Super […]


  Daga Maje El-Hajeej Hotoro Masu ruwa da tsaki na Jam’iyyar APC ta kasa sun nemi a yi zaben K’ato bayan K’ato wajen fitar da ‘yan takara daga Shugaban Kasa zuwa Gwamna har ‘yan majalisar jihohi. Amma garda-gar Gwamnoni suka bijire suka ce ba su yarda ba. Saboda idan aka ba wa TALAKA wannan damar […]

An Sake Share Sawun Gwamna Tambuwal A Sokoto

  Unguwar Tsamiyar Dila da Kofar Kade sun yi shara da wanke titi bayan Gwamna Aminu Waziri Tambuwal ya wuce hanyar. Wannan shine karo na uku kenan da Sakkwatawa suke share tituna tare da wankewa a duk lokacin da Gwamna Tambuwal ya wuce tun bayan da ya bar APC. Daga Zayyanu Ibrahim Kofar Marke See […]

U17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets skipper, defender fail age test in Niger

Officials have said that Golden Eaglets skipper and a right fullback failed the MRI age test in Niger Republic, while Group B foes Benin have been disqualified from the zonal U17 AFCON championship after 10 of their players failed. It was further gathered that Burkina Faso had two of their players disqualified on age grounds, […]

Blaise Matuidi: I now understand why Cristiano Ronaldo has five Ballons d’Or

Blaise Matuidi says he has a better understanding of why Cristiano Ronaldo has won five Ballons d’Or in his career, hailing his new Juventus team-mate as a “working monster”. Juve lured the Portuguese star to Turin this summer in the most high-profile move of the summer as they look to maintain their dominance of the […]

Joseph Eva: Abacha loot belongs to Niger Delta

The National Co-ordinator, Ijaw Monitoring Group, IMG, Comrade Joseph Evah, has told the Federal Government to shelve the proposed idea of sharing the sum of $528 million Abacha loot. Eva said that the money belongs to the Niger-Delta people. Fielding questions from Sun, Eva pointed out that “the Niger-Delta people are not opposed to sharing […]

New yam harvest forces down prices in Bwari, Dutse markets

Yam dealers in Bwari and Dutse markets of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) say the harvesting of new yams has forced the price of the tubers down in the market, making it more affordable to residemts. A cross section of the dealers made the observation during a market survey conducted by the News Agency of […]

President Buhari: I am not afraid of free, fair election

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Sunday boasted that nothing would make him fear the forthcoming 2019 election. Speaking in Beijing at an interactive session with the Nigerian community in China, Buhari averred that he was not afraid of free and fair election because it was what brought him. Recall that Mr. President had vied for […]

Ebonyi football fans urge Victor Moses to reconsider international retirement

Football fans in Ebonyi have urged Chelsea FC of England’s Victor Moses, to reconsider his retirement from the national team. NAN reports that on Aug. 15, Moses announced his international retirement from the Nigeria national football team, much to the shock of anyone and everyone involved. The fans interviewed by the News Agency of Nigeria […]